Welcome to the DRShop!
YOUR FIRST SOURCE FOR PRINT MUSIC
Our specialty is knowledge and service
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NOTE - - VACATIONS AND SHOP HOURS
The only down time I anticipate is the first week of February.
I plan to be at Hope College for the dedication of their new music building,
and to see colleagues and former students!! It is State of the Art! Check it out!!
I had some serious and life saving surgery in December. Thank you for all the good wishes and prayers.
I am happy to report that recovery is going very very well, no races yet, but other wise feel pretty good!
I am in the office again, taking care of your back to school needs, and appreciate your patience during December.
Please have patience with Saturday and Sunday Contacts.
I do not have 24/7 Staff on Call,
while I do answer calls and emails occassionally on Sunday afternoon,
don't count on it as I have other demands on my weekend time.
Leave a message for Monday morning!
A NEW MUSIC PAGE HAS BEEN POSTED
New Publications, Just new to the DRShop, or back in print!
Check it out -- all titles are linked directly to the catlog -- very very easy!!
We have all of the Competition Music in stock for Gillet/Fox and Young Artists.
Meg Quigley Bassoon Competition for young Women Bassoonists is also available.
Check the Competitions page for repertoire and direct links to the catalog.
Order 3 or more competition pieces and get free shipping!
GOOD LUCK TO ALL OF YOU AS YOU PREPARE TO BE WINNERS!!!
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Check out the CD Liquidation Page!! To be updated soon!
THE LAST of the CDs and Music Minus One Albums -- LAST CHANCE for bargains!
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To use the catalog order system is yet a bit frustrating! Sorry!! But it DOES WORK! I find the problem is one of too much information in each file, coupled with poor programing. Still looking for a Virtue Mart Expert!
- It takes your order, you get your confirmation, but you have to wait, sometimes a full minute, for the order system to do its thing. Go make a reed!
- Don't push the confirm button more than once or we will have duplicate and triplicate orders, and you get email confirmations of all of them! But I will ship only one order!
- PayPal has an attitude problem. Use it, especially for foreign orders which can not figure the postage correctly. When I receive your PayPal Order I will send you a PayPal Invoice with the exact amount of your purchase and shipping. You will then pay the PayPal Invoice by asking your account to post a payment to
Not so difficult, but an extra step!
Your Credit card from the On-Line Order System will go through Authorize.net and is very secure. This works perfectly. I use only the amount of your invoice from the estimate. I will cancel all of your duplicates.
- The search box will find what ever you ask of it, by composer or a word or a title. Keep it simple. i.e. Go first to a general category like "Music for Oboe", then type in 'Sonat' (which gets you both German Sonate and English Sonata), or 'Bach, J'
I still welcome your order by E-mail, Contact Form, or Telephone.
Remember the dark ages when you wrote your order in a letter and mailed it to me?
The category "Music for Oboe", which went missing for a bit, is back in the catalog listing,
but you can still Browse all the Oboe Music HERE. Prices may be a bit out dated.
We're here for you.
If you need us for recommendations, problems, or just to say hi,
use this CONTACT FORM, call the office at 802-633-4014,
or send a fax to 802-633-4924
The Gail Warnaar Double Reed Shop is THE place for print music for oboe, English Horn, and bassoon. Music for practice and study, for program and contest, for fun and group ensemble playing, for beginners or intermediates from 9 to 90, as well as the professional concert musician, advanced student, or amateur music lover. Share our passion for the oboe and bassoon and be delighted and amazed at what you will find at the Double Reed Shop! Browse our catalog in many categories or use the contact form at the bottom of the page to get ahold of us. Our specialty is knowledge and service. Let us help with your print music needs and questions.
For forty-five years the Gail Warnaar Double Reed Shop has supplied print music and accessories to the oboe and bassoon playing world. With over seven thousand titles in stock we are ready to send you method books, etudes, solos, duets, chamber music, and woodwind quintets (search our 600 plus titles for your ensemble).
Teachers and parents of young students will find the beginning and intermediate sections helpful. Teachers, please Register for Discount on Materials for your students.
Gail is also ready to share a life time of oboe and bassoon expertise gleaned from teaching and performing, including 20 years with the Gail Warnaar Double Reed Camp and 33 years as adjunct professor at Hope College in Holland Michigan. Ask for suggestions or for music you don't find listed.
We are liquidating the accessories and CDs parts of the Shop inventory in order to better serve you with print music. Go to CDs on Sale page for PDF lists and sale information! The last of the CDs -- about 90 different double reed discs left! Check out the "CD Liquidation" Page in the menu. Keep watch on Bargains and Clearance on this web site and in the catalog for special deals!
Holiday Vacation Schedule: Thanksgiving -- Closed Wednesday through the weekend. We will also be closed during the week between Christmas and New Years. If you wish to visit the Shop during these times please call or email before the holidays to arrange a time specific.
The Double Reed Shop shares a roof with The Old Homestead, a beautiful and historic bed and breakfast in the northeastern Vermont Connecticut River Valley. We invite you and your ensemble to stay with us at the Inn for a rehearsal retreat and to choose music for your next season. Call to schedule time in our rehearsal room.